|Scientific Faith -- Groks Science Show 2007-10-31 - Charles Lee and Frank Ling|
Science relies on empirical evidence to support its central theories and tenets, while religious belief relies on the faith of the believer. Can these two separate worldviews be reconciled? On this program, Dr. Francis Collins, director of the National Human Genome Research Institute discussed science and religious faith.
Keywords: science; religion; faith
|Scientific Religion -- Groks Science Show 2006-07-26 - Charles Lee and Frank Ling|
The Templeton prize is awarded every year for advances in our understanding of the intersection of religion and science. On this program, Nobel laureate Prof. Charles Townes from U.C. Berkeley joined to discuss science, religion, and the Templeton prize.
Keywords: science; physics; religion
|Darwin and Religion -- Groks Science Show 2007-09-19 - Charles Lee and Frank Ling|
The theory of evolution proposed by Charles Darwin has served as the basis for modern biological research. But, is evolution at odds with religious beliefs? On this program, Prof. Francisco Ayala from U.C. Irvine discussed Darwin and Religion.
Keywords: science; darwin; religion; evolution
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|Starstruck Science -- Groks Science Show 2007-07-18 - Charles Lee and Frank Ling|
Continued developments in space exploration hold the promise for advancing human knowledge about the universe. But, how can humans reconcile these findings with their past beliefs. On this program, Prof. Albert Harrison discussed science, religion, and folklore in space exploration.
Keywords: science; religion; folklore; starstruck
|Science versus Religion -- Groks Science Show 2010-11-17 - Charles Lee and Frank Ling|
The continued clashes between science and religion over the theory of evolution appears to have no middle ground for agreement. But, can these two worldviews be reconciled? On this program, Ron Frost discussed the debate over evolution.
Keywords: science; evolution; biology; religion; groks
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|Einstein's Jewish Science -- Groks Science Show 2012-07-25 - Charles Lee and Frank Ling|
The theory of relativity is a landmark in modern physics, but one that can not be divorced from the socio-political climate of its time. On this program, Dr. Steven Gimbel discusses Einstein's Jewish Science: Physics at the intersection of politics and religion.
Keywords: science; Einstein; physics; Judaism; politics; religion; groks